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 Add this item to the list   457. Tetraploa aristata.
   
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Description:457. Tetraploa aristata.
On grass, Westhay Woods, King's Cliffe.
Forming a thin olive-black stratum, consisting of generally quadriarticulate oblong spores growing four together and perfectly connate, each crowned with an articulate seta as long as itself.
This most curious fungus has occurred once only. It is a compound Sporidesmium. The quadriaristate bodies may either be regarded as made up of four spores or as spores formed of four parallel rows of cells, each row being terminated by a bristle. They remind one strongly of the achaenium of some Composite plant.
 
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